Welcome to the MIT Educational Technologies Group (ETG) web page. MIT
ETG was established on April 25, 2000 to develop the Classroom Communicator
funded by the I-Campus initiative
(Microsoft and MIT).
The Classroom Communicator is a concept that involves using computer
technology to increase the level of interaction between students and
professors. To read more the Classroom Communicator, click here.
On the left, we have a prototype design of our first generation
Classroom Communicator. As you might have noticed, the first generation
looks like a cell phone. It is indeed a cell phone with a tiny web browser
inside of it. With this phone, students can: